Hitachi Construction Equipment is using the Bauma Munich fair this week (24-30 October) to showcase its brand new prototype – a 13.5-tonne battery electric excavator. In this video, product manager Norihiko Kinugawa, speaks exclusively to iVT about the ZX135-7EB and reveals a little more about the top-secret project that is pushing the boundaries of electrification.
BAUMA VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Hitachi unveils 100% electric 13.5-tonne excavator prototype
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